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The Importance of a Family Constitution

Family Values For Inheritance

You have probably heard of the constitution that governs a nation. In the political world, a constitution is drafted to define the bedrock and set the parameters of the governance of a nation. What about a family constitution? It isn’t all that different. A family constitution lists down a set of guidelines and principles that […]

What are the Different Roles in a Will?

Digital Memories

You might have probably come across multiple scenes in movies that illustrate the following – the family gathers around in a library to hear the reading of a will after the death of a member. Someone, usually a lawyer, takes out a stack of papers from his briefcase to start the session, declaring a set […]

Breakdown of Trust in Family Trusts

“From shirtsleeve to shirtsleeve in three generations” describes the infamous inheritance issues faced by countless families today. To solve this problem, many affluent and high net worth families have turned to the trust structure as a centrepiece of their estate planning with the objective to consolidate and preserve wealth for the future generations. A well-constructed […]